Euromines is the recognised representative of the European metals and minerals mining industry. The association's main objective is to promote the industry and to maintain its relations with European institutions at all levels. Euromines provides services to its members with regard to EU policy and serves as a network for cooperation and for the exchange of information throughout the sector within Europe. The association also fosters contacts with the mining community throughout the world.
        VITO is a leading European independent research and technology organisation in the areas of cleantech and sustainable development, elaborating solutions for the large societal challenges of today. VITO provides innovative and high-quality solutions, whereby large and small companies can gain a competitive advantage, and advises industry and governments on determining their policy for the future.
        WEFalck is an indipendent consultancy specialising in advisory and scientific services in the area of mineral raw materials supply issues, mine legacy management, social licensing to operate, long-term stewardship, environmental impact assessment as well as hazardous and radioactive waste management.
        Eco-Efficiency Ltd provides engineering and consulting services for Authorization, and Certification of products, for the protection the Environment and the Health & Safety  to Companies, Associations, Organizations and Public services. We combine the technical and scientific know-how with the expertise of the regulatory framework of the EU.